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  • Merchant Navy

    A perfect diecast replica of a Merchant Navy steam locomotive is the task for Hornby's design team. Engineer Chris tries to capture the authentic sounds of a Light Pacific loco.

  • Merchant Navy

    A perfect diecast replica of a Merchant Navy steam locomotive is the task for Hornby's design team. Engineer Chris tries to capture the authentic sounds of a Light Pacific loco.

  • Bristol Fighter

    Experienced designer Carl has a challenge on his hands attempting to recreate a WWI biplane as a 1/48th scale Corgi model.

  • Bristol Fighter

    Experienced designer Carl has a challenge on his hands attempting to recreate a WWI biplane as a 1/48th scale Corgi model.

  • Churchill's Funeral Wagon

    Designer Sam designs a model of Winston Churchill's funeral wagon; First time modeller Simon builds Britain's biggest model railway layout from his memory.

  • Churchill's Funeral Wagon

    Designer Sam designs a model of Winston Churchill's funeral wagon; First time modeller Simon builds Britain's biggest model railway layout from his memory.

  • APT

    The team at Hornby are creating a replica of the West Coast Mainline train the APT to top speed.

  • APT

    The team at Hornby are creating a replica of the West Coast Mainline train the APT to top speed.

  • Spitfire

    Hornby's young designer Paramjit Sembhi takes on the challenge of building a new version of the iconic RAF fighter of World War II, the Spitfire.

  • Spitfire

    Hornby's young designer Paramjit Sembhi takes on the challenge of building a new version of the iconic RAF fighter of World War II, the Spitfire.

  • Mosquito

    After visiting an original Mosquito at the de Havilland aircraft museum, Airfix designer Paramjit attempts to shrink the wooden wonder to 1:72 scale.

  • Mosquito

    After visiting an original Mosquito at the de Havilland aircraft museum, Airfix designer Paramjit attempts to shrink the wooden wonder to 1:72 scale.

  • Intercity 125

    The Intercity 125 gets an overhaul and the pressure is on to design two quick build models of the Ford Mustang in time for the summer holiday.

  • Vampire

    Young designer Tom has his work cut out creating a new model of the record-breaking British jet the Vampire with its unusual space age look.

Episode guide

Hornby: A Model World

Series 1

Hornby: A Model World

  • Mosquito

    After visiting an original Mosquito at the de Havilland aircraft museum, Airfix designer Paramjit attempts to shrink the wooden wonder to 1:72 scale.

  • Bristol Fighter

    Experienced designer Carl has a challenge on his hands attempting to recreate a WWI biplane as a 1/48th scale Corgi model.

  • P2

    The Hornby team race to complete a model of the giant P2, The Prince of Wales locomotive, determined to be the first to bring a model of this giant to market.

  • Vampire

    Young designer Tom has his work cut out creating a new model of the record-breaking British jet the Vampire with its unusual space age look.

  • Merchant Navy

    A perfect diecast replica of a Merchant Navy steam locomotive is the task for Hornby's design team. Engineer Chris tries to capture the authentic sounds of a Light Pacific loco.

  • Churchill's Funeral Wagon

    Designer Sam designs a model of Winston Churchill's funeral wagon; First time modeller Simon builds Britain's biggest model railway layout from his memory.

  • APT

    The team at Hornby are creating a replica of the West Coast Mainline train the APT to top speed.

  • Formula E

    Hornby's Scalextric team attempt to tap into the brand's glory years, the 1980's, and devise a plan to create a model of a classic supercar, the Lamborghini Countach.

  • Spitfire

    Hornby's young designer Paramjit Sembhi takes on the challenge of building a new version of the iconic RAF fighter of World War II, the Spitfire.

  • Intercity 125

    The Intercity 125 gets an overhaul and the pressure is on to design two quick build models of the Ford Mustang in time for the summer holiday.